Defense Department documents obtained by Newsweek show U.S. Northern Command sent an urgent request for additional U.S. forces.
The former foreign secretary is the favorite to replace Prime Minister Theresa May, whose leadership has been all but undone over Brexit.
While strong, the labor market could be severely tested by a slowdown in the economy.
As India’s prime minister strengthens his grip on power, Newsweek looks at his similarities with President Donald Trump.
“This is an initial shot of a well-thought-out, methodical campaign that we will wage against China," said a Trump administration official.
“We ought to be able to find the greater good and do this,” Senator Tim Kaine told Newsweek.
“It's intentional. It's a policy choice being made by this administration, and it's cruel and inhumane,” said Representative Lauren Underwood, an Illinois Democrat.
“They’re not going to change their system, and I think a lot of hard-liners in the Trump administration are looking for them to do that,” said Stephen Roach, a veteran Wall Street analyst.